|His Girl Friday - 1940|
His Girl Friday is a 1940 American comedy film directed by Howard Hawks starring Cary Grant, Rosalind Russell and Ralph Bellamy. Walter Burns (Cary Grant) is a newspaper editor who learns his ex-wife is about to marry a bland insurance man and settle down to a quiet life. Walter determines to sabotage these plans and uses every trick in the book to keep his ex-wife from remarrying. This movie is public domain...
Keywords: His Girl Friday; film; comedy; drama; romance
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|The Seven Poor Travellers - Charles Dickens|
LibriVox recording of The Seven Poor Travellers, by Charles Dickens. Read by Ruth Golding. One of Dickens' Christmas stories, this was first published as part of the Christmas number of Household Words for 1854. The first chapter relates Dickens' visit to the ancient Richard Watts's Charity at Rochester. The second chapter is the touching story of "Richard Doubledick", which Dickens supposedly told the travellers, and Dickens' journey home on Christmas morning provides the short concluding chapt...
Keywords: librivox; literature; audiobook; Dickens; Christmas; short story
Downloads: 16,856 (5 reviews)
|Two Years in the Forbidden City - Princess Der Ling|
This is a LibriVox recording of Two Years in the Forbidden City, by Princess Der Ling. Recording by Jc Guan. THE author of the following narrative has peculiar qualifications for her task. She is a daughter of Lord Yu Keng, a member of the Manchu White Banner Corps, and one of the most advanced and progressive Chinese officials of his generation. she became First Lady-in-Waiting to the Empress Dowager, and while serving at the Court in that capacity she received the impressions which provide the...
Keywords: librivox; audiobook; china; der ling; princess; forbidden city; chinese history; biography; life in china; court life; empress cixi; chinese emperor
Downloads: 35,655 (6 reviews)
|Tarzan of the Apes - Edgar Rice Burroughs|
Librivox recording of Tarzan of the Apes. Tarzan of the Apes is Burroughs’ exciting, if improbable, story of an English lord, left by the death of his stranded parents in the hands of a motherly African ape who raises him as her own. Although he is aware that he is different from the apes of his tribe, who are neither white nor hairless, he nevertheless regards them as his “people.” When older, larger, stronger apes decide that he an undesirable to be killed or expelled from the tribe, it ...
Keywords: Tarzan; apes; jungle; shipwreck; librivox
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|They Raid By Night|
You can find more information regarding this film on its IMDb page.
Keywords: Drama; War
Downloads: 20,289 (7 reviews)